Category:Featured July/August 2015

Safe disposal of hazardous waste
August 5, 2015

Safe disposal of hazardous waste

The mining industry is notorious for its harsh operating conditions as vehicles and machinery are put through their paces – which leads to massive...

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Keeping your feet facing down
August 5, 2015

Keeping your feet facing down

Businesses should ensure safety measures are put in place to avoid costly slips and falls in the workplace. GREG BOSWARVA, owner of Supersafe Systems...

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The proof is in the assessment
August 5, 2015

The proof is in the assessment

According to an article on the website of the South African Labour Guide, in terms of health and safety there are basically three types...

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Souped up security
August 5, 2015

Souped up security

While it is wonderful that digital development in South Africa is booming, this growth does bring additional risks. Luckily, there are security measures to...

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The early bird catches on swiftly
August 5, 2015

The early bird catches on swiftly

Poor quality could be detrimental to a business … luckily there are some international quality standards to regulate almost everything. We feature two that...

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You want me to do WHAT?
August 5, 2015

You want me to do WHAT?

What do Rolf Harris, Bill Cosby and Bob Hewitt have in common? They have all been accused of sexual harassment. Alas, this peril is...

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From strength to strength
August 5, 2015

From strength to strength

From humble beginnings to a massive work wear conglomerate, Dickies has an impressive history spanning the past 90 years. We talk to Grant Meyer,...

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Up to the minute telematics
August 5, 2015

Up to the minute telematics

The South African transport industry isn’t only fast paced; it faces many risks as well … luckily there is software available to provide risk...

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Quality remains the name of the game
August 5, 2015

Quality remains the name of the game

Some say the personal protective equipment (PPE) industry in South Africa is in a state of flux, with new players and products entering mainly...

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Carrying the (safety) torch
August 5, 2015

Carrying the (safety) torch

Employers have to keep their employees safe in any situation. This isn’t too difficult when everything is running smoothly … We talk to Adam...

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